Public Service Spotlight

Join The Drive at the Walk to End Alzheimer's
Saturday September 20, 2014 - Sunday September 28, 2014

Across the nation people are stepping up for their mothers, fathers, husbands, wives, partners, sisters and brothers. They're leading the way and walking to end Alzheimer's disease, the 6th leading cause of death in the nation. Together we can reclaim the future. Join The Drive at the Walk to End Alzheimer's North Shore at Gallery Park in Glenview on Saturday, Sept. 20th or at the Chicago Walk at Montrose Harbor on Sunday, Sept. 28th. Register now, or find another location near you by CLICKING HERE
Where: Gallery Park & Montrose Harbor
Location: Cook County North
 
Charity Spotlight




Raise a glass & join The Drive for brats, music, family fun and more at St. Alphonsus' Annual Oktoberfest. This traditional German celebration is happening Friday, Sept 26 - Sunday, Sept. 28th at St. Alphonsus Church, at Southport and Lincoln in Chicago. Complete with a craft beer night on Friday! For information, CLICK HERE.

The Drive... a Hubbard Radio Chicago, LLC station making a difference in Chicago.

Volunteerism
If you know of an organization you would like to see on wdrv.com, or would like to run a public service announcement on The Drive, please e-mail Kathy Voltmer or call us at 312-274-9710 with your event information. To view the public service announcements and volunteer opportunities from specific organizations, select a letter below for all organizations beginning with that letter.

Send us your event and/or organizations
information by clicking here.

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Upcoming Public Service Announcements
Monday June 16, 2014 - Sunday September 21, 2014
Ravinia's 'Reach, Teach, Play' Programs
You know Ravinia's star-studded, summer line-up, but do you know Ravinia is investing in the stars of tomorrow? Ravinia's 'Reach, Teach, Play' education programs offer music education to under-served populations across Chicagoland. From kindergarten to high school, Ravinia's 'Reach, Teach, Play' programs provide more than 18,000 public school students the opportunity to learn and love music. For more information on how to get involved, CLICK HERE.
Where: Various
Location: Cook County North
 
Friday September 26, 2014 - Sunday September 28, 2014
Join The Drive at St. Alphonsus' Annual Oktoberfest
Raise a glass & join The Drive for brats, music, family fun and more at St. Alphonsus' Annual Oktoberfest. This traditional German celebration is happening Friday, Sept 26 - Sunday, Sept. 28th at St. Alphonsus Church, at Southport and Lincoln in Chicago. Complete with a craft beer night on Friday! For information, CLICK HERE.
Where: St. Alphonsus Church
Location: Chicago North
Saturday October 04, 2014
Clearbrook Casino Night
Roll the dice, play your cards right & help create opportunities for people with disabilities. Attend Clearbrook Guardians Fall Casino Night at the Clearbrook Getz Building in Palatine on Saturday evening, October 4th, must be 18 or older to gamble. For information CLICK HERE.
Where: Clearbrook Getz Building
Location: Cook County North
 
Saturday October 04, 2014
Morton Arboretum's 'Drink It In Craft Beer Festival'
Enjoy the fall colors and celebrate more than 80 unique craft beers from around the Midwest and elsewhere. It's the Morton Arboretum in Lisle's 'Drink It In Craft Beer Festival.' Saturday, October 4th, 1-5 p.m. Sample your favorite brews enjoy live music & more. For information, CLICK HERE.
Where:
Location: DuPage / West Cook
 
Tuesday October 07, 2014
Cocktails for CASA: A Safe Home for Every Child
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Cook County provides mistreated foster children a voice in court. You can support their important work at Cocktails for CASA: A Safe Home for Every Child. It's happening at Lloyd's Chicago, in the downtown financial district on Tuesday, October 7th. With cocktails, appetizers, live entertainment and more. For information, CLICK HERE.
Where: Lloyd's Chicago
Location: Chicago North
 
Saturday October 18, 2014
Brew Moon 4 Beer and Band Fest
Brew Moon 4 Beer and Band Fest, a 21 and over event, is an annual indoor festival designed for beer enthusiasts to experience the finest craft, import and micro brews. The event is organized by Palmer Place Restaurant and the McCook Athletic Expo (the MAX) with proceeds being donated to the Legacy Guild college scholarship program. It's happening Saturday, October 18th, 6 p.m., at McCook Athletic Expo, 4750 Vernon Avenue, McCook. For information and tickets, CLICK HERE.
Where: The Max
Location: Cook County South
 
Saturday October 18, 2014
Jordan Michael Filler Foundation 5K Run and Walk
Help raise awareness about the devastating effects of heroin and other drug use. Take part in the Jordan Michael Filler Foundation 5K Run and Walk. It starts at 445 Central in Highland Park on Saturday morning, October 18th. The event is free, but donations are accepted. For more information and to register now, CLICK HERE.
Where: Parking Lot Next To Old Movie Theater
Location: Cook County North
 
Sunday October 19, 2014
Advantage Chevrolet's 4th Annual 'Pretty in Pink' 5K to Benefit American Cancer Society
Support the American Cancer Society during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Attend the 'Pretty in Pink' 5K Walk-a-thon, at Advantage Chevrolet, Hodgkins/Countryside, on Sunday morning, October 19th. For information, to register, or to donate now CLICK HERE.
Where: Advantage Chevrolet
Location: Cook County South
 



Ongoing Public Service Announcements
Thursday June 26, 2014 - Tuesday December 30, 2014
Step Up. Get Tested.
Help stamp out HIV in Chicagoland. This summer, FREE 'Step Up. Get Tested' HIV testing events are taking place across the city. Complete with rapid testing, education and support services. It's private and results are accurate and quick. Find a testing event near you at CLICK HERE.
Where: Various
Location: Everywhere
 
Thursday July 31, 2014 - Tuesday September 30, 2014
Become a Foster Parent Through Youth Outreach Services
Share your heart with a child who needs your help. Become a foster parent to a Chicago teen. Youth Outreach Services matches teens with loving homes and provides you both with ongoing support, 24/7. CLICK HERE to find out more. They'll give you a hand...so you can give your heart.
Where:
Location: Everywhere
 
Friday August 01, 2014 - Tuesday September 30, 2014
Access to Care - Filling the Gap for the Uninsured
If you are over income for Medicaid but still can't afford to see a doctor, Access to Care can help! If you don't qualify for Medicaid for other reasons, Access to Care can help. If you have medical insurance with a high deductible and still can't afford to see a doctor, Access to Care can help. Doctor visits for $5. Restrictions apply. CLICK HERE or call 708-531-0680.
Where:
Location: Everywhere
 
Monday September 01, 2014 - Tuesday September 30, 2014
Support Northern Illinois Food Bank During Hunger Action Month
Each year, at least 70 million meals are skipped by Northern Illinois residents who don't have enough food. September is Hunger Action Month. Join Northern Illinois Food Bank's '75 Million Meal Campaign.' With your help, Northern Illinois Food Bank can provide every meal, every day, for every hungry neighbor. To learn more, CLICK HERE. Donate. Volunteer. Get involved. Northern Illinois Food Bank.
Where:
Location: Far West Suburbs
 
Monday September 08, 2014 - Saturday October 25, 2014
Goodwill Makes Back to School Shopping Easy
Going back to school doesn't have to mean spending a fortune on clothing and accessories. Goodwill makes back to school shopping easy & affordable for students of all ages. And funds from every item you purchase from Goodwill helps provide training, support and employment services for people, right in your community, with disabilities and disadvantages. So you're not only going back to school for less, you're also helping your community. Now that's 'AMAZING!' Visit AmazingGoodwill.com (CLICK HERE).
Where:
Location: Everywhere
 
Tuesday September 16, 2014 - Monday December 15, 2014
Join the Donor Registry at Be The Match
For people with life threatening blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma or other diseases, a cure exists. 'Be the Match' connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant. Find out how you can join the donor registry...or give funds to help - CLICK HERE.
Where:
Location: Everywhere
 

Advisory Board Login

Login to access chat and Drive Contests
Not a member? Sign up here.

Email Address:  
 
OR
 
Login via
Thursday, Sep 18, 2014
12:00am
Thursday Spotlight
Bob Seger & CSN & Y
9:00pm
Long One @ 9
CSN&Y
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
1975
Friday, Sep 19, 2014
7:00am
Milestones in Rock
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1983
1:45pm
One 45 @ 1:45
The Mamas and the Papas
5:00pm
Lost & Found
5:00pm
Triple Play Weekend
9:00pm
Long One @ 9
Yes
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
1983
Saturday, Sep 20, 2014
12:00am
Triple Play Weekend
11:00pm
The Deep End